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Leftovers

Saturday, January 21, 2012      3 comments

We were supposed to eat out but things changed at the last moment... so I dove in my freezer and pulled out leftovers and made a curry. I had some frozen leftover sauce and I added some mashed sweet potatoes to it, to make it go further. Frozen ... Read more

Wedding dress challenge ?

Friday, January 20, 2012      4 comments

On March 20th we will celebrate our 25th anniversary and I had been thinking about my wedding dress. It was also my mom's wedding dress and I have kept it in case my DD want to wear it some day. I thought it might be a challenge to try and ge... Read more

Shrimp salad

Monday, January 16, 2012      5 comments

Love those leftover shrimp! ... Read more

Mexican fiesta (lots of pics)

Sunday, January 15, 2012      5 comments

Last night was the big fund raiser for the local food bank with entertainment from dance troupes and the Sonoran Ballet. It was fun to meet up with friends and watch the colorful and energetic performances. Local church teenagers Read more

Shrimp spaghetti

Saturday, January 14, 2012      3 comments

Yesterday I grilled a kilo of shrimp - lots of leftovers :) and made a spaghetti sauce from scratch: garlic, onions, bell peppers, mushrooms, tomatoes and a generous splash of red wine. Tri-color spaghetti and some steamed broccoli and we had... Read more

4 years

Friday, January 13, 2012      6 comments

Yesterday was my 4 year sparkiversary - thank you Donna for reminding me :) Over the last 4 years I haven't made much progress with my weight, probably because I'm at a weight that's good for my height and life style (5'8' - 142-146 pounds) - ... Read more

Curry

Thursday, January 12, 2012      3 comments

Yesterday it was cooler and overcast and I felt like comfort food for lunch. We hadn't had curry for a while so I made a sauce with onions, garlic, bell peppers, tomatoes, potatoes, carrots and chick peas and added half a jar of store bought Ko... Read more

Tuesday lunch

Wednesday, January 11, 2012      6 comments

After my work out yesterday I needed a good lunch. I made grilled salmon, herb roasted potatoes with steamed broccoli and cauliflower I expected to sore this morning b... Read more

Adding more exercise

Tuesday, January 10, 2012      5 comments

This morning I started with yoga and after breakfast I walked over to my friend's house to use her Bow Flex machine - that was a new one on me and I was glad she could show me how to use it. I did all upper body exercises, mostly working the arm... Read more

Market in Empalme

Monday, January 09, 2012      5 comments

Every Sunday there is an open air market in Empalme, a town south of Guaymas, about half an hour from here. Yesterday my friend and I had the opportunity to go with some locals to help us find it and translate if necessary. It was a few stree... Read more

Food pics from kayak trip

Saturday, January 07, 2012      4 comments

Here are the promised pictures from yesterday. I wish I'd taken DH's waterproof camera with me on the kayak so I could have snapped the sea lions... Three salsas ... Read more

Great time kayaking

Friday, January 06, 2012      4 comments

This morning we drove over to the little fishing village north of here to go kayaking. We were a group of 18 people, some on double kayaks but mostly singles. There was little wind, the sea was calm and it was warm enough for my kayak shorts and... Read more

Getting with the program

Tuesday, January 03, 2012      4 comments

This morning I started with a yoga session and then met my friend for our walk. I must have had more energy than usual because she asked me to slow down a little :) My overall gain over the Christmas holiday was less than 2 pounds and I'm g... Read more

Happy New Year!

Sunday, January 01, 2012      4 comments

Wishing all my sparkbuddies health and happiness for 2012!... Read more

Back on track

Friday, December 30, 2011      4 comments

After the Christmas parties and outings with lots of food, packing on a few (5) pounds, this week has been much better. Yesterday we had locally caught flounder, spinach and new potatoes and fresh strawberries from Guadalajara with some vanilla ... Read more


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